If you miss a dose of Iressa, take it as soon as you remember, unless it is almost time for your next dose. In this case, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Do not take two doses of this medicine to make up for a missed one.
Iressa tablets come in one strength: Iressa 250 mg.
Can I Buy Generic Iressa?
This medication is not available in generic form (see Generic Iressa).
Written by/reviewed by: Kristi Monson, PharmD;Arthur Schoenstadt, MD
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